Here are highlight placings at the second Central Ontario Region of Pony Club dressage qualifier for the Regional Dressage Finals, held Sunday, June 24 at Saddlewood Equestrian Centre, hosted by the Oshawa Pony Club. Selection for the Regional Finals will be based on scores achieved at this meet plus a qualifier held earlier in June, and a last chance qualifier to be held July 8. Further details follow the highlights.
In the First Level A Division, there was only one entry, Rebecca Adrian of the Kawartha Pony Club, on Narhans Gift. In this situation, placings are awarded according to the score attained, according to the Equestrian Canada rulebook. Riding against the book, Ms Adrian placed second in Test 1 and third in Test 2, and was declared Champion.
In the First Level B Division, Jessie Ball of the Victoria Pony Club won both Test 3 and Test 4 riding Coronas Kiowa, and was declared Champion. Jenny Fulton of the Oshawa Pony Club placed second in both tests on Romeos Juliet, and was the Reserve.
Jane Little of the Arête de Chêne Pony Club won the Training Level Test #1 riding Spanish Velvet Lace, with Carrie Doorenspleet of the Durham Pony Club second on Gold Rush Frontier and Christy Chamney of the Maple Pony Club third on Neo Roya. Jennifer Pett of the Victoria Pony Club won Test #1 0n Thunder, with Ms Little second and Ms Doorenspleet third. Ms Little was Training Champion, with Ms Pett the Reserve.
The Pre-Training Test #1 was large enough to be divided into Group A and Group B. In Group A, first place went to Megan Pagniello of the King Pony club riding Summit, with Megan Lloyd of Durham second on Cab Fare and Karly Coles of the Brooklin Pony Club third on Rocky, tied with Brigid Goulem of Kawartha on Precious Poco. In Group B, Emily Lindsay of the Rising Star Pony Club was the winner on Tarragon, with Alexandra Reynolds of the Kawartha Pony Club second riding Shes Like the Wind and Casey Wilton of the Oshawa Pony Club third riding Chelsea. In Test #2, Group A was won by Ms Lloyd, with Emily Banks-Ng of the King Pony Club second on Majestic General and Ms Coles third. Ms Reynolds took the honours in Group B, with Ms Wilton second and Ms Lindsay third. Ms Lindsay was Entry Champion and Ms Reynolds was Reserve.
The Starter Division was again divided into A and B groups for each of two tests. In Starter Test #1, Jennifer McKeen of the Oshawa Pony Club was the A Group winner riding Windancer Diamond in the Rough, with Emma Pasianotto of King second on Jordana and Emily Briggs of Arête de Chêne on Dressed in Diamonds in third place. In the B Group, Emily Stubbings of the Simcoe Pony Club took the honours on Dakota, with Ashley MacDonald of the Springwater Pony Club second aboard Midnight Beauty and Amy Westlund of Rising Star third on Tarragon. In Starter Test #2, the A Group was again won by Ms McKeen; second place went to Ms Briggs, with Alexandra Sprague of Kawartha taking third place on Come as You Are. Ms Westlund won Group B, with Ms Stubbings second, and Chloe Raitt of Rising Star third riding J.P. Ms McKeen was Starter Division Champion and also the overall high point winner for the day and Ms Stubbings was Reserve.
The Entry Level was also divided. In Test #1, Group A, the winner was Allyson Kollaard of the Waussnodae Pony Club riding Freddy the Freak, with another Waussnodae rider, Kathleen Buchner, second on Lumber Wagon, and Michelle Treen of Durham third riding Darnet Garnet. In Group B, the winner was Caleigh Johnston of the Simcoe Pony Club riding Cocamo; there was a tie for second place between Danelle Chaudet, also of Simcoe, on Ginger Snap, and Jessica Rowe of the Durham Pony Club on Polly. Ms Buchner was the Group A winner in Test #2, with Samantha Lobbezoo of the Brooklin Pony Club second on Ride Em Harley Style, and Jennifer Burgess of the Springwater Pony Club third on Mr. Big. Hanna Prokopetz of Simcoe won Group B, Test #2 on Lucky, with Kandice Coles of Brooklin second on Deva Las Vegas and Ms Chaudet third. Ms Buchner was the Entry Champion and Ms Lobbezoo was the Reserve.
This show offered several freestyle classes, which feature dressage performed to music.
Jessie Ball won the First Level Freestyle, with Rebecca Adrian second.
In the Pre-Training Freestyle, Brigid Goulem finished first, with Alexandra Reynolds second and Hilary Howran of Kawartha third on MacKeeba. The Pre-Training Pas de Deux class was won by the King Pony Club duo of Julia and Daniela Santarossa, riding Balmoral and Leif Alaric, respectively.
In the Starter Freestyle, first place went to Alexandra Sprague, with Emma Pasianotto second. The Starter Pas de Deux class was won by the team of Megan Pagniello and Ms Pasianotto.
There were even two drill team classes, each with only one entry but both great crowd-pleasers. The Pre-Training drill team was from Rising Star, and included Emily Lindsay on Tarragon, Amy Westlund on J.P., Chloe Raitt on Ginger Snap, Stacy Bootsma on Reeces Pieces, Kayla Weber on Dads Fancy Prince and Lindsay Weber on Ty Two K. The Starter Drill Team was from Waussnodae, comprising Allyson Kollaard on Freddy the Freak, Lauren Bridle on Pick Nick, Kathleen Buchner on Lumber Wagon and Megan Mattos on Carinos Whim.
Now the details.
First Level A Division
|Rebecca Adrian||Narhan's Gift||Kawartha||57.333 & 58.333||2|
|Rebecca Adrian||Narhan's Gift||Kawartha||54.722 & 55.833||3|
First Level A Champion - Rebecca Adrian
First Level B Division
|Jessie Ball||Corona's Kiowa||Victoria||60.286 & 63.429||1|
|Jenny Fulton||Romeo's Juliet||Oshawa||56.570 & 57.429||2|
|Jessie Ball||Corona's Kiowa||Victoria||60.000 & 63.158||1|
|Jenny Fulton||Romeo's Juliet||Oshawa||60.789 & 62.105||2|
First Level B Champion - Jessie Ball
Reserve - Jenny Fulton
|Jane Little||Spanish Velvet Lace||Arête de Chêne||63.913||1|
|Carrie Doorenspleet||Gold Rush Frontier||Durham||61.304||2|
|Christy Chamney||Neo Roya||Maple||61.304||3|
|Lauren Bridle||Pick Nick||Waussnodae||59.570||6|
|Leslie Curran||Hank's Smooth Feature||Simcoe||59.130||7|
|Jane Little||Spanish Velvet Lace||Arête de Chêne||57.857||2|
|Carrie Doorenspleet||Gold Rush Frontier||Durham||56.429||3|
|Lauren Bridle||Pick Nick||Waussnodae||55.714||4 (tie)|
|Leslie Curran||Hank's Smooth Feature||Simcoe||55.714||4 (tie)|
|Christy Chamney||Neo Roya||Maple||55.000||6|
Training Level Champion - Jane Little
Reserve - Jennifer Pett
Test #1 - Group A
|Megan Lloyd||Cab Fare||Durham||57.647||2|
|Karly Coles||Rocky||Brooklin||57.059||3 (tie)|
|Brigid Goulem||Precious Poco||Kawartha||57.059||3 (tie)|
|Emily Banks-Ng||Majestic General||King||55.588||5|
|Tara Chiasson||Brandee||Simcoe||52.941||6 (tie)|
|Janene Howran||Zia's Tattered Lace||Kawartha||52.941||6 (tie)|
Test #1 - Group B
|Emily Lindsay||Tarragon||Rising Star||67.353||1|
|Alexandra Reynolds||She's Like the Wind||Kawartha||64.706||2|
|Alycia McCracken||Mr Handsome||Simcoe||64.118||4|
|Kataryna Borysiak||Midnight Magic||Oshawa||61.765||5|
Test #2 - Group A
|Megan Lloyd||Cab Fare||Durham||63.75||1|
|Emily Banks-Ng||Majestic General||King||61.875||2|
|Janene Howran||Zia's Tattered Lace||Kawartha||60.938||4|
|Tara Chiasson||Brandee||Simcoe||60.000||5 (tie)|
|Megan Pagniello||Summit||King||60.000||5 (tie)|
|Brigid Goulem||Precious Poco||Kawartha||59.063||7|
Test #2 - Group B
|Alexandra Reynolds||She's Like the Wind||Kawartha||57.813||1|
|Emily Lindsay||Tarragon||Rising Star||56.250||3|
|Alycia McCracken||Mr Handsome||Simcoe||55.938||4|
|Kataryna Borysiak||Midnight Magic||Oshawa||55.625||5|
Pre-Training Champion - Emily Lindsay
Reserve - Alexandra Reynolds
Test 1- Group A
|Jennifer McKeen||Windancer Diamond in the Rough||Oshawa||73.793||1|
|Emily Briggs||Dressed in Diamonds||Arête de Chêne||66.897||3|
|Alexandra Sprague||Come as You Are||Kawartha||64.483||4|
|Jenna Meeser||In the Ribbons||Simcoe||61.724||5|
|Kelsey MacDonald||Connect the Dots||Simcoe||56.897||8|
Test 1 - Group B
|Ashley MacDonald||Midnight Beauty||Springwater||58.621||2|
|Amy Westlund||Tarragon||Rising Star||57.931||3|
|Nicole Russell-Poliquin||Everybody Loves Raymond||Oshawa||57.241||4|
|Chloe Raitt||J.P.||Rising Star||56.552||5|
|Lindsay Weber||Ty Two K||Rising Star||54.828||6|
|Stacey Bootsma||Reeses Pieces||Rising Star||53.793||7|
|Kayla Weber||Dad's Fancy Prince||Rising Star||53.448||8|
Test 2 - Group A
|Jennifer McKeen||Windancer Diamond in the Rough||Oshawa||61.429||1|
|Emily Briggs||Dressed in Diamonds||Arête de Chêne||61.071||2|
|Alexandra Sprague||Come as You Are||Kawartha||60.714||3|
|Kelsey MacDonald||Connect the Dots||Simcoe||56.786||4|
|Jenna Meeser||In the Ribbons||Simcoe||52.857||6|
Test 2 - Group B
|Amy Westlund||Tarragon||Rising Star||69.643||1|
|Chloe Raitt||J.P.||Rising Star||66.429||3|
|Lindsay Weber||Ty Two K||Rising Star||64.643||4|
|Nicole Russell-Poliquin||Everybody Loves Raymond||Oshawa||61.786||5|
|Stacey Bootsma||Reeses Pieces||Rising Star||60.714||6|
|Ashley MacDonald||Midnight Beauty||Springwater||58.929||7|
|Kayla Weber||Dad's Fancy Prince||Rising Star||58.214||8|
Starter Champion - Jennifer McKeen
Reserve - Emily Stubbings
Test 1 - Group A
|Allyson Kollaard||Freddy the Freak||Waussnodae||56.960||1|
|Kathleen Buchner||Lumber Wagon||Waussnodae||56.522||2|
|Michelle Treen||Darnet Garnet||Durham||54.652||3|
|Samantha Lobbezoo||Ride 'Em Harley Style||Brooklin||55.217||4|
|Jennifer Burgess||Mr Big||Springwater||54.783||5|
Test 1 - Group B
|Danelle Chaudet||Ginger Snap||Simcoe||56.957||2 (tie)|
|Jessica Rowe||Polly||Durham||56.957||2 (tie)|
|Kandice Coles||Deva Las Vegas||Brooklin||55.652||4|
Test 2- Group A
|Kathleen Buchner||Lumber Wagon||Waussnodae||64.483||1|
|Samantha Lobbezoo||Ride 'Em Harley Style||Brooklin||64.138||2|
|Jennifer Burgess||Mr Big||Springwater||60.000||3|
|Michelle Treen||Darnet Garnet||Durham||57.586||4|
|Allyson Kollaard||Freddy the Freak||Waussnodae||56.552||5|
Test 2- Group B
|Kandice Coles||Deva Las Vegas||Brooklin||60.690||2|
|Danelle Chaudet||Ginger Snap||Simcoe||60.000||3|
Entry Champion - Kathleen Buchner
Reserve - Samantha Lobbezoo
FREE STYLE CLASSES
|Jesse Ball||Corona's Kiowa||Victoria||65.243 & 67.105||1|
|Rebecca Adrian||Narhan's Gift||Kawartha||58.220 & 57.125||2|
|Brigid Goulem||Precious Poco||Kawartha||65.250||1|
|Alexandra Reynolds||She's Like the Wind||Kawartha||65.250||2|
|Janene Howran||Zia's Tattered Lace||Kawartha||60.250||5|
|Emily Banks-Ng||Majestic General||King||60.000||6|
|Alexandra Sprague||Come as You Are||Kawartha||55.250||1|
PAS DE DEUX CLASSES
Pre-Training - King team of Julia Santarossa on Balmoral and Daniela Santarossa on Leif Alaric scored 55.500 and placed first.
Starter - King team of Megan Pagniello on Summit and Emma Pasianotto on Jordana scored 55.250 and placed first.
Pre-Training - Rising Star team of Emily Lindsay on Tarragon, Amy Westlund on J.P., Chloe Raitt on Ginger Snap, Stacey Bootsma on Reeces Pieces, Kayla Weber on Dad's Fancy Prince and Lindsay Weber on Ty Two K scored 63.000 and placed first.
Starter - Waussnodae team of Allyson Kollaard on Freddy the Freak, Lauren Bridle on Pick Nick, Kathleen Buchner on Lumber Wagon and Megan Mattos on Carino's Whim scored 55.000 and placed first.
The prize for best turn-out went to Emily Briggs of Arête de Chêne on Dressed in Diamonds
For more details e-mail Bob Inglis, Central Ontario Regional Communications Chair, or call him at 416-493-1223 (office) or 416-491-4230 (home).